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CSPAN
Dec 30, 2013 1:00am EST
, looks at moments in history when international law or the interpretation of international law has evolved rapidly. he says that we are in the midst of one of those moments regarding the laws that alie to humanitarian interventions and targeted killings. this hourlong program is next on booktv. >> all right. hello and welcome to case could downtown in the city called cleveland. my name's dan, i'm the ceo of the city club, and i'm very delighted to be here today with professor michael similar. michael is the acting dean of the law school, he's the baker hostettler professor of law, a leader in the practice and study of international criminal law and the host of the public radio program talking foreign policy, all of which is wonderful, but we're actually here to talk about something else, his new book. it is called "customary international law in times of fundamental change: recognizing grotian moments." >> wow. >> wow. which sounds like a mouthful of academic jargon, but what it's really about is how certain moments in history create the kinds of conditions for new laws to emerge a
FOX Business
Jan 5, 2014 9:30am EST
2014 with 40,000 new laws? here's one. americans getting flicked off in one state it's a felony to flick your cigarette butt but flick off big government it doesn't end there. we'll all be paying the price. and then back to what jonathan -- break out the popcorn we put together some great clips. we take a look back and relive the funniest moments of the past year and oh, boy, you're going to enjoy this. "cashin' in," kicking off the new year starts right now. snoets sfloets. >> hi, everyone, i'm eric bolling. our crew wayne, jonathan, and welcome everybody. liberal like michael moore admitting the truth that obama care is awful and can't be fixed. that's not us saying it. it's him. moore saying the president knew in his heart that a single payer system was the true way to go. and now it's up to liberals to maket happen. michele, you know in your heart universal care is the way to go? >> it's not, but this is what they wantedll along. democrats were happy with obama care because they said, well if obama care works, that's great because itxpands the government's role in health care b
CSPAN
Dec 31, 2013 3:05pm EST
whatever way this office holds to make it a reality. because while there is no law or set of laws that can prevent every sense was violence, no piece of legislation that will prevent every tragedy, every act of evil, if there's even one thing we can do to reduce violence, if there's even one life that can be saved, then we have an obligation to try it. as soon as i'm finished speaking here, i will sign a directive giving my enforcement, schools, mental health professionals and the community is tools they need to reduce gun violence. we will make it easier by strengthening the background system. we want them to hire more school resource officers if they want. we had knowledge that someone with a mental illness is far more likely to be a big them of violent rhyme than the perpetrator. i will direct the centers for disease control to go ahead and study the best ways to reduce. they should look into the effect of violent bitty -- violent video games have. we don't benefit from not knowing the science of this epidemic or violence. these are a few of the 23 executive actions i'm announcing t
MSNBC
Jan 5, 2014 4:00am PST
president's health care law. when that didn't work, they tried to defund it in mid-september. when that didn't work, they tried to delay it. by september 30th on the eve of government shutdown, they tried to delay just the individual mandate which failed. by mid-october, it was clear it was a disaster for the party. so they scaled back their demands, trying for a symbolic victory to repeal the law's medical device tax which also failed. by mid-november, they had abandoned outright attempts to kill the law, instead trying to ease restrictions on so-called junk insurance plans as a way to disrupt the law. and that didn't work. so today party leadership outlined a new strategy for 2014. according to a party memo from house majority leader eric cantor, the plan is to introduce legislation to, quote, strengthen security requirements of the website including a law to require the government to publicly disclose every time personal information is compromised. cms put out a response to cantor telling him if you're looking for smoke, keep looking. quote, today there have been no successful securi
SFGTV
Jan 7, 2014 2:30pm PST
. colleagues, today i am introducing an ordinance to amend what has to be one of the most outdated laws on our books. a ban on storing anything in our garages here in san francisco other than automobiles. this legislation came directly from constituent feedback on a new more user friendly platform for city charter and codes that launched recently called san francisco code.org. san francisco code.org was launched in partnership with the [speaker not understood] dedicate today holding all levels of government accountable and our mayor's office of civic innovation. san francisco code.org is part of a broader initiative that first launched last september with the open gov foundation that sought to bring san francisco's laws and policies directly to the residents. this new civic engagement tool put policies in a more accessible and modern format that brings down the barriers to assessing, understanding and navigating the laws of our cities. we do live in the global center of technology and innovation here in san francisco and i believe it's incumbent upon everyone here in city hall to find w
CSPAN
Jan 2, 2014 6:00pm EST
? then we've got second, on page 13. law enforcement officials bear responsibility for ensuring that does not y of one create risks and so on. equally true here as in king. >> not with respect to the people i'm talking about specifically because by the time mr. king was in custody, long after his d.n.a. had connected him to this rape. by the time d.n.a. results could help law enforcement in california know what someone has done in the past, whether this person might be dangerous, the people eem talking about here, they're not in custody, there's no need to make bail determinations for them. they've been unconditionally released. they are free people. lily haskell was within six days of being arrested issued a certificate that said no charges are being filed. her tennessee is being tested 31 days later, did not help the jail deal with security issues. >> you brought a challenge and narrowing it down to an applied challenge as to members of the class. >> in light of king, yes. >> and so what is -- define for us what is the class or what is the -- how do you define the people to whom th
Al Jazeera America
Dec 30, 2013 12:30pm EST
says, long story short, having a good relationship with local law enforcement organizations is key, but not the picture look. then jeff who says, when are people going to pretend that surveillance is anything but unchecked power. >> we want you to be part of the conversation . #ajam stream. >>> 1984, the dangers about a surveillance state. but that was decades ago. often overlooked the role of local and state law enforcement. what some people call little brother. >> what we realized after 9/11, is terrorists don't respect are responsibility and lines of jurisdiction, as regional lines we need to work together to defeat that threat. >> reports of suspicious activity get sent to fusion centers which security analysts say is key. serve and protect is ineffective and infringes on our civil little bit. is little brother effective or counterproductive? joining us is jim harp he, director of informational studies at that time cato center. michael price author of a recent bennett center report recommending reforms for the role of local police and national security. welcome to the stream ev
CSPAN
Jan 2, 2014 6:00am EST
indictment. true here, right? so then we've got second on page 13. law enforcement officials bear responsibility for ensuring that the custody of an arrestee does not create intolerable risk to staff and so on. equally true here as in king. >> not with respect to the people i'm talking about specifically. because by the time -- mr. king was in custody long after d.n.a. had connected him to this rape. by the time d.n.a. results could help law enforcement in california, no, what someone has done in the past, whether this person might be dangerous, the people i'm talking about are not in custody, there is no need to make bail determinations. they are free people. haskell was in six days of being arrested issued a certificate saying no charges are being filed. her d.n.a. being tested 31 days later did not help the jail deal with security issues, she was not in jail. >> so define for us what is the class or how do you define the people who to whom this lawsuit applies? as to the members of this class how do you define the people with regard to this class? it hadn't been certified, righ
FOX Business
Jan 4, 2014 3:00am EST
violating their privacy rightunder state and federal laws because they are going into the private messages. we're talking about and that is being scanned by facebook and shared by others. melissa: there is an argument that this is violating the electronic communities and privacy act. >> that is the argument. but reallye need to look at what the user agreement is between facebook and its users a master copy of a complaint. and it shows that facebook warns people about what they will do what their wit their data. and some of it includes giving it to advertisers or that they have access to just abt everything. >> under the complaint that says that it compensates the data related to the private messages. and so it does. melissa: decided their hope of? >> it doesn't do them off the hook though. the facebook user agreement is ambiguous on this topic and i thinkor a reason. to take advantage of its privacy -- user privacy for profit. google was recently sued and a judge ruled against google for this exact same thing. google is appealing a trade-off has also been talking about this type o
FOX News
Jan 1, 2014 2:00pm PST
telling young people to ignore the law? >> no, not at all. >> oh, come on, we have cameras falling you around and you tell young people to opt out. >> no doubt we are telling people to opt out. >> are you ready to opt out of obamacare, right? >> yeah. t possible decision about their health care. they shouldn't pay three times the amount for health care, not for themself but to pay for an older generation. >> for obamacare to work, young, healthy people must pay into the system and not make my claims on it. that way their premiums will subsidize, older, sicker people, who statistically speaking will use more health care services. on this day and this venue, at least, the word seemed to be getting out. >> with obamacare, i'm going to have to pay three, four times more in premiums and deductible and that is ridiculous. >> you are basically a community organizer, aren't you? >> in a way, yes. we are stealing some tactics, to get young people motivated and involved in ways that make a difference. >> the obamacare relies on these young people to be healthy. they will not sign up and that
Al Jazeera America
Jan 6, 2014 3:30am EST
break the law to show our discontent and put political pressure on the president. >> however, a banner held by anti-frac-ing protesters in oklahoma have some concerned they are being unfairly targeted. oregon is now allowing contractors to sue for disruptive and costly protest activity. when does the activism cross the line? joining us is representative noel who has been fighting the environmental movement for years. in oregon we have lauren reagan, the founder and executive director of the civil liberties defense center. and in oklahoma mariah stevensons joins us. she is a member of the environmental group, and was recently arrested for hanging a banner in a public building. there seems to be a surge in environmental activism from the keystone pipeline to those protesting widespread logging of public lands. what is about this that has all eyes focused on the northwest? >> i think right now we're seeing a lot of the defining environmental battles playing out, and as a result of the increase in publicity around the justice movement and climate change, we are seeing a very dramati
FOX News
Jan 2, 2014 11:00pm PST
the obama administration breaking the law? 11 attorney generals alleged blasting the obamacare fixes and insists the illegal actions must stop. they're taking kathleen sebelius and cabinet members. >> why do you say the president is breaking the law? >> greta, this is the president supposed to enforce the laws not forbid the enforcement of laws. what we're seeing time after time over the past few months the president found the obamacare law put him and his political future in a corner. he goes about trying to change the law. repeatedly over the past few months the president has forbid the enforcing of the law or change the law to suit his ends. he does so unconstitutionally. only congress can pass a law. the president does not have the power to make up a law and judge credibility acting as a court. we got away from that when we got away from britain. we have the president acting like the king of the united states. >> where do you're draw the line? congress legislates they write the laws and the president ex kuex execut executes. they can drop one charge and agree to another. how do y
CSPAN
Jan 4, 2014 6:30pm EST
the united states between our tax laws and visa policies, they are being forced to invest overseas. that is a shame. >> it is not just immigration issue that hasn't moved swiftly. there hasn't been a ton of things done in congress. you is even more true when look at the telecommunications sector in general. how do you approach washington with knowing there hasn't been a lot of successful legislation on issues you care about most. what is the strategy to get something done, whether it is at an agency or an executive branch? >> i think we have been fairly successful. that happened quickly. we have marketplace fairness to the senate. that is really important legislation that makes it so the brick-and-mortar retailers are the same as on the internet. that is important. there is support for free trade in congress. that is important. everyone, weike want things not to happen. i think it is a matter of sometimes the senate and the asse have as much problem's the republicans. our job is to get them to see this is a national interest year. we have been a supporter of the no labels movement.
CSPAN
Jan 4, 2014 4:00pm EST
california's law applies fully to people who are never charged with an offense and those who are want of probable cause under mcclough lin and gerstein. interests that king identifies can justify taking d.n.a. from these individuals prosecuted being because all of king's interests relate to tracking and monitoring people as they the criminalugh trial. system up to >> counsel, i respect the sincerity of your view, but the reality is. the supreme court said in king that d.n.a. was like fingerprinting. if all of the things that you say about your particular clients are true, they would still nonetheless be fingerprinted and their fingerprints retained in a national data base just like the d.n.a. how do you distinguish that? the court made it very clear several times that d.n.a. and fingerprints are of the same, ilk constitutionally, the only one a more modern technology. >> that is not how i read the case. fingerprints are different than d.n.a. fingerprints tell us nothing about ourselves. d.n.a. is our genetic blueprint. fingerprints have a history of being used to, in the narrow sense of
CSPAN
Jan 1, 2014 11:00pm EST
different from king because california's law applies to people who are never charged with an offense d those who are discharged from lack of probable cause. there is nothing that can justify taking d.n.a. from these individuals who are not being prosecuted. king is tracking people as they go through the criminal justice system up through trial. >> counsel, i respect the sincerity of your view but the reality is the supreme court said in king that d.n.a. was like fingerprinting. if all of the things that you say about your particular clients are true, they would still nonetheless be fingerprinted and their finger prints retained in a national data base just like the d.n.a. how do you distinguish that? the court made it very clear several times that d.n.a. and same, rints are of the constitutionally one is a more modern technology. >> that is not how i read the case. .n.a. is different from finger prints. d.n.a. is our genetic blueprint. finker prints have a history of being used to identify people, they do an excellent job of that. people who are arrested can be identified within minute
CSPAN
Jan 2, 2014 12:00pm EST
law of 1980. passed one month before he -- an voluntary removed from the white house. one of the greatest disciplines of my life. >> more from our first ladies series tonight. the first series on betty ford. tomorrow we will show you the recent first lady's program on rosalynn carter at 9:00 on c- span. today, joined us for more on the q&a series. is yuval levin. there is a look at some cell research. issues01 one of the big that the new president faced was the question of whether and how the federal government should fund embryonic still -- stem research. the question was whether it was moral it in the promise or potential of it to spend public money on that kind of research. the president made a decision in which he was advised that said you could spend money on lines that are it existed at that point, but not on new ones. of announcingrse that decision, he said these kinds of issues will stay with us. and we need help in thinking about them. he called together a group of 18 scholars, almost all of them academics who would come together several times per year to consider a chal
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2014 8:00pm EST
history you will notice the senate, when they law was before them, had they opportunities to actually allow employer contributions. first nator harry reid filed the law there was all kinds of committee activity and that allowance for a in ribution was included that committee work but he chose not to include it in his law. senator grassley twice offered allowents to specifically a employer contribution. last time on march 24, 2010, put up to a t was vote and was defeated by a vote 43-56. so, it was not like this was something that congress didn't this was that something they didn't understand. this was specifically debated rejected. so, what we are talking about law of that this is the the 4r57land. if this administration don't law of the land, they should come to congress to land.e the law of the they should not change it by presidential decree or fiat.ential that is really what brings me to he second part of the reason i'm bringing this lawsuit is to law.ld the rule of i think that this lawsuit will a very long vide overdue check on presidential expanding presidential power particula
Al Jazeera America
Jan 4, 2014 9:00am EST
that not only do assault weapons bans have a negative rate, but concealed carry laws may end up in lower rates of homicides. mark gates authored the study, an examination of assault weapons bans on state level murder rates. it was published in the journal of applied statistics. >> thank you for having me. >> conventional wisdom from gun control advocates. tell me what you found as it related to concealed carry permits. >> regarding concealed carry weapons laws, essentially when i found is those states that had more restrictive concealed carry weapons laws had on average gun related murder rates that were approximately 10% higher. and that is on average, over the 29-year period from 1980 to 2009, that i was looking at. >> now, your studies are consistent with the 1997 study which you also cite. but ther there are a number of studies out there that argue the opposite of what your study has found. a study published last mar and one published in november found that higher rates of gun ownership led to higher number of gun homicides. is there any way you can reconcile your data with the
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2014 10:20pm EST
on this law. guest: the house gop is already planning another obamacare related vote this week. they will be bringing up the latest security concerns that somehow healthcare.gov requires the administration to notify anyone who has personal data that is compromised because of the healthcare.gov security issues. we don't know that has happened yet. the administration has strongly rebutted any assumption or allegation that healthcare.gov is making people's personal information vulnerable, but the republicans are going to try to draw attention to that this week and undercut the law as we start the election season. republicans are working to make this law their main issue in order to protect their seats in the senate. host: one piece from "the hill," talking about aca insurance spiking right now. guest: it is interesting, people were not able to use these claims until january 1 at the earliest. people often do not use health insurance on day one. you may not need to go to the doctor. health-care care providers told us on the hill that they expect things to begin starting this week. obviou
CSPAN
Dec 29, 2013 11:00pm EST
agreement, 20 years now since it was signed into law. >> in your book "the happiest ife" it's the first time you discussed your kids. >> a man heard me talk about my threatened her. we stopped talking about the kids on the air. lot had that debate with a of public figures and as a result i often said to young who are in our business your children forward because there are crazy people who will try to get to you through them. are they now? >> the youngest is 22. college, not paying for anymore. the others are 25 and 28. >> my daughter doesn't care much for politicings. do, but only one listens and he loves talk radio, business. e whole >> we're going to talk a lot about what happened in your on , the first question is work itself. why do you spend this much time on the radio? ith all of the radio, your harvard background, your michigan background. >> i think radio is the longest media that's of left. what we're doing is an hour-long onversations, unprecedented, only c-span does long form conversation anymore. ou read books the way i read books in order to talk to the arthur seriously. nd
FOX News
Jan 3, 2014 7:00pm PST
president doesn't get to create the law, write the law and decide and adjudicate it. it has to go before the supreme court. >> let's play sound from march of 2013. what james clapper testified to the, i believe, a senate and congressional panel. listen to the sound bite. >> does the nsa collect any type of data at all on millions or hundreds of millions of americans? >> no, sir. >> it does not? >> not wittingly. there are cases where they could inadvertently perhaps collect, but not wittingly. >> so given what we now know, that appears to be a false statement given to a senate panel. should james clapper be prosecuted? >> lying to congress is a felony. i don't think we can pick and choose the law. you have people like james clapper and others beating the table saying we want to put edward snowden in jail for life, yet they don't want the law applied to themselves. the law has to be applied equally. that's one of the tenets of american jurisprudence. apply the law equally. i think it would be enlightening for james clapper and edward snowden to share a prison cell. maybe we'd all learn a
CBS
Jan 2, 2014 6:30pm EST
question one of the main goals of the health reform law. to get people to stop using the emergency room as their primary care doctor by making more of them eligible for medicaid. more than four million supreme signed up for obamacare will be getting their health care through medicaid but will that keep them out of the emergency room? that's the question. here is sharyl attkisson. >> reporte despite hopes that expanding medicaid would decrease expensive and unnecessary hospital visits because the poor would have access to doctors and preventative care today's study finds the opposite. previously uninsured patients who became eligible for medicaid are much more likely to visit the e.r. and they show no measurable improvement in physical health such as blood pressure and cholesterol. m.i.t. economics professor amy finkelstein co-authored the study. >> what medicaid does it it makes not only primary care now free for individuals but also the emergency room and as i teach my undergraduates, when you lower the price of something people tend to buy more of it and that's true both of primary ca
CSPAN
Jan 7, 2014 12:00am EST
office and worked there until she had to retire. she had to retire at age 70. it was the law. i was campaigning. this was 1975. christmas. her birthday is christmas eve. on her birthday she had to retire. so i was campaigning. i went campaigning after christmas. i came back home and my brother said "call me" as soon as i got home. and i went to see mother. she cried all week long. i went to see her. i said, mother. she had to get up every morning at 7:00. then she had to come back late in the afternoon. but my grandfather came to live with us when my grandmother died. and so my mother had flexible hours because the post master didn't want to get up early. and he didn't want to stay late. but anyway. i said, "mother, don't you enjoy just being able to sleep in?" she said, "it is not that. it is just that nobody thinks i can do good work anymore." so that made an impression on me. when jimmy was president, i did work with aging. i became interested in working with mental illnesses, too, because there were no doctors to care for people with mental illness. and actually no geriatric doc
FOX Business
Jan 4, 2014 10:00am EST
sergio garcia arrived illegally and then graduated from law school and passed the california bar exam. and he now believes that other states will follow the california league. >> i know florida is facing the same issue. an i really think that they were leading us to act. >> the ruling in his favor came just a day after a new california law went into effect allowing qualified applicants and to the state bar and new laws allowing illegal immigrants to oain eir drivers licenses in those states. many critics say that it gives them an illegal chance to drive but some say it's less of an immigration issue and more of a safetyissue. >> this will help in that respect. because they will be safer drivers and there will be less hits and runs. lou: 11 states allowing them to obtainsome kind of driver's license. and we will take all of this up tonight wit the lou dobbs law. occluding doug burns who is joining us. tempters below freezing across much of the country. tonight you're going to find out. we will be talking with one of the nation's top climate change scientists. ken joins us from stanford
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2014 8:00pm EST
shouldn't go too far in saying here is what you can and can't say in a legal document? >> we have laws regulating how we call people up for debts, what we say to each other because of the antitrust laws. but the first amendment protects the government interfering with the public and free speech. i do under the concern, but i don't think this is a first amendment claim. if the lawsuits are throwing it out, that will affect the demand letters. and you have to respond and the process is in the bill that is carried forth, i think it will cut down significantly on the number of demand letters. or those receiving them will get a quick answer other than getting legal advice on how they should settle. >> when you look at the framework of telecommunication loss do they need to be updated for the world? >> the '96 telecom act doesn't even mention the internet. the world has changed in 20 years on how we get education, information and entertainment. there is an argument there is too much regulation. i believe and i would point to the merger of at&t and t-mobile. where the chairman could cause at&
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2014 12:00pm EST
provisions were put into law specifically to stop the slide in the wages, the real wages earned by agriculture workers in the united states which are today significantly below the wages that were earned in real inflation-adjusted terms two or three decades ago. they have decreased the value of the earnings of those workers because of the abundance of supply of illegal workers that are hired by those agricultural employers. >> the panel you referred to this morning looking at conference of immigration reform, their interests collectively, while different, were using the narrative of it being in the economic self-interest of the country to do this, the economic interest of the country. they talked about individual pieces of legislation that went to some of the sectors of this coalition, like the h1b, high-tech folks, agricultural interests. they refer to legislation, small pieces of legislation that are speaking to these different pieces of the puzzle, as not being adequate. yet, there was some saying they would support this if you kept the dialogue going. is there any legislation th
CSPAN
Jan 4, 2014 8:00am EST
years only of teaching at harvard law school, this is your last semester. >> right. >> what does your future hold? >> oh, who knows? i don't think of this as a retirement, i think of it as a career change. i've had the same job 50 years. you've been prime minister of a great university -- president of a great university for 20 years, that may be a world record. by the way, steve's new book on presidencies derailed is a brill p i can't book, and it's not only about presidencies, it's about leadership failure, success, it's just a great book. >> thank you. >> and, you know, i think when you get to be our age, you do think about what you would like to do that you haven't done. people asked me all the time is there anything you haven't done? well, if there has been, i want to do it. i'm going to write more books, i'm going to litigate more cases. the only thing i'm not going to do is teach. i've taught 10,000 student, and they've ranged from ted cruz on the right to eliot spitzer. now, don't blame me for, you know -- [laughter] i'll take responsibility for eliot spitzer, i'll tell you why
PBS
Jan 3, 2014 8:00pm PST
in two thousand and two when i am a professor of international law. in my studies i only look at the bureau investigative journalism and i look at their low but also their high numbers and the bureau reports total numbers of four thousand one hundred percent skill that's the statistically should be looking at and even more importantly we should focus as americans on the number of two hundred and six two hundred and six. that is the high number of children we may have killed those are the relevant statistics and they should be reinforcing the americans' views that drone killings outside official recognize the gold combat zones should come to an end to the real thing about those numbers and other military would probably say that eleven percent of civilian casualties is relatively while we look at the effectiveness of these programs overall that is is that your sense of that. no it really isn't i think that the number of casualties given the situation. harper lee love the eleven percent had a rift mary it's hard to you know pick any particular source and say this number is writer that n
FOX News
Jan 5, 2014 1:00am PST
freedom, for only those willing to work hard and follow our laws. i wish for a president who is respected as a man of his word, a president who actually cares more about the american people than politics, who takes care of those who pledge allegiance to this great nation and not buckle to those who hate what america stands for. a president who respects the truth and doesn't lie, one who makes accountable those, yes, even those, who work for him, who lie to congressional committees, whether they're the attorney general, the director of national intelligence or an irs official. one who doesn't tolerate the wholesale violation of the privacy that we americans hold so dear. i want a president who doesn't stoke the fires of hatred between the haves and the have nots but instead puts out the flames. i want a president who isn't always on the wrong side of foreign policy, ousting an ally in egypt for the muslim brotherhood dictator who immediately suspends the constitution or one who provides weapons to al qaeda affiliates in syria yet stands on the sidelines during a pro-democracy upr
CSPAN
Jan 3, 2014 11:00pm EST
enforce state law to enlarge undertakings and enlarge the party's bargain and as to we thinktion respondent's own claims make the case quite clear. bring a claim to enforce the party's voluntary undertakings, a breach of contract claim. preemption seeks to impose a duty of fair dealing in and superimpose on the bargaining even when the parties to the contract have given one party absolute discretion. >> the argument was made that if airline has an unreviewable terminate this reason or forany no reason, if that is so, then illusory contract. what is your answer to that if get outy can willy-nilly, what kind of bargain is it? >> there are a couple of answers to that. although the focus on whether a contract is illusory is as part of the analysis under the implied covenant for a bilateral contract. think that same analysis would apply to a frequent flyer which would be understood as a unilateral contract. the second thing you have to understand -- make sure i understand that point? distinction if you go back to the horn books on contract law between a unilateral contract and bilater
MSNBC
Jan 3, 2014 4:00pm PST
health care law. when that didn't work, they tried to defund it in mid-september. when that didn't work, they tried to delay it. on september 30th on the eve of government shutdown, they tried to delay just the individual mandate which failed. by mid-october, it was clear it was a disaster for the party. so they tried to repeal the law's medical device tax which also failed. by november they had abandoned outright attempts to kill the law instead trying to ease restrictions on so-called junk insurance plans as a way to disrupt the law. and that didn't work. so today party leadership outlined a new strategy for 2014. according to a party memo from house majority leader eric cantor, the plan is to introduce legislation to, quote, strengthen security requirements of the website including a law to require the government to publicly expose every time it's compromised. cms put out a response to cantor telling him if you're looking for smoem, keep looking. quote, today there have been no successful security tacks on hairk.gov and no person or group has maliciously accessed personally iden
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